Joe Biden and Donald TrumpRon Adar | Echoes Wire | Barcroft Media via Getty Images: Mandel Ngan | AFP | Getty ImagesPresident Donald Trump, who has
Joe Biden and Donald Trump
Ron Adar | Echoes Wire | Barcroft Media via Getty Images: Mandel Ngan | AFP | Getty Images
President Donald Trump, who has been accused of sexual misconduct by multiple women, advised former Vice President Joe Biden to “fight” a sexual assault allegation against him from 27 years ago.
Tara Reade recently filed a complaint with Washington, D.C., police saying that Biden sexually assaulted her while he served in the Senate in 1993. Police have moved the complaint to “inactive” status.
Biden on Friday denied the allegation, saying that “it never, never happened.”
Trump weighed in after Biden’s denial, which marked the Democrat’s first public statement on the matter. “I would just say to Joe Biden, ‘Just go out and fight it,'” Trump said in an interview with conservative radio host Dan Bongino.
“He’s going to have to make his own decision, I’m not going to be telling him what to do,” Trump added. “Biden is going to have to go out and fight his own battles.”
Trump, who is set to face Biden in the presidential election in November, called Reade “credible” in the interview, but suggested…